SP's Naval Forces - December 2017-January 2018<< Previous Issue
At the special request of Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP’s Naval Forces, Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff, consented to respond to the following questions exclusively:
Addressing the annual press conference on the occasion of Navy Day 2017 Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) welcomed all present for the media interaction.
Mission-Based Deployment: We now have a constant presence of a ship deployed in Andaman Sea and mouth of Malacca Straits.
It is a matter of national pride that Indian Navy has showed the way how best the advanced and technology intensive platforms from diverse sources could be acquired, absorbed and optimally exploited to augment its operational capabilities to emerge as a Blue Water Navy in true sense
Prime Minister said that it is also certain that the road to development in the 21st century goes through the Indian Ocean. That is why the Indian Ocean has a special place in the policies of the Government.
In accordance with India’s ‘Act East’ policy, relations with Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, and the Philippines have developed and strengthened significantly
The second India Singapore Defence Ministers dialogue held on November 29 had the following five significant takeaways: Conclusion of India Singapore bilateral agreement for Navy Cooperation...
The Sea is an unforgiving medium for those who do not respect it. No one knows this better than the valiant submariners of the Indian Navy, who operate their boats and perform their duties beneath the waves.